The most important part about sports is that you love what you are doing. Even if you don't succeed at first, work harder to succeed the next time. Sports shape people into hard working and driven people. But becoming those type of people took blood, sweat, and tears over the years of playing. If you love something, don't let anyone tell you that you should give up. Work harder and prove everyone wrong.
A Youth Soccer Coach explains to her team that honoring the game means respecting the sport's ROOTS, where ROOTS stands for Rules, Opponents, Officials, Team... Respect is a major component in sports as it is what keeps the sport fun. If no one respected each other while playing the game would no longer be fun and everyone would just be fighting.
Good sportsmanship is important in sports all around the world. This video shows the many parts that make sports amazing. Sports are not all about winning. Most of the time it's about the new people you meet and how you grow as a person along the way.